5 Industries That Get the Most out of Adopting Blockchain Right Now
When Bitcoin arrived in 2009, people were fascinated by the concept of cryptocurrencies and the brave new world they seemed to herald. However, it soon became apparent that digital coins were not a universal favorite: their success has been mixed, and mainstream adoption remains elusive.
Top Blockchain Layer 2 Solutions For dApps In 2020
The scalability problem within blockchain has seen the rise of layer 2 solutions that seek to solve a variety of scalability issues that exist within layer 1 blockchain platforms today. Take the payments area as an example, today it’s clear that if decentralized blockchain platforms are to compete against their centralized peers like Visa and PayPal, they need to work on increasing the number of transactions per second (TPS) they can handle.
The 5 Biggest Blockchain And Distributed Ledger Trends Everyone Should Be Watching In 2020
While it’s true that the media hype over blockchain, bitcoins, and distributed ledgers has died down, organizations continued to invest in research, development, and deployment of these technologies throughout 2019. This year will almost certainly be no different - Gartner analysts have once again highlighted blockchain as one of their top 10 technology trends for the coming year.
Ex-CFTC Chairman to Promote Blockchain-Based USD in New Think Tank
J. Christopher Giancarlo, former chairman of the Commodity Futures Trading Commission (CFTC), plans to promote the blockchain-based United States dollar with a new think tank.
How blockchain copyright protection will thwart pirates
Blockchain could help streamline and modernize copyright processes, protecting artists from pirates. Here’s a look at how and who’s behind it.
The Future of DeFi Depends on Ethereum, But for How Long?
As decentralized finance gains steam how much of it will depend on Ethereum? Well, it depends on how long Ethereum 2.0 takes to launch.
10 top distributed apps (dApps) for blockchain
Imagine an application that doesn’t run on one server but harnesses the excess power of thousands of computers globally and that can be controlled by business automation software that ensures if a specific parameter is met, only then can a function be carried out.
Top 4 Major Challenges For DLT, According to 200 Businessmen
Four most pressing challenges facing distributed ledger technology (DLT) industry today are identified in the November 2019 paper on blockchain in trade, titled: “A Reality Check.”
Crypto Unicorns: Top 10 Most Valuable Blockchain Companies
Unicorns, companies that have crossed the $1 billion valuation mark, are a rare breed. Even more so in crypto. Here’s a list of the 10 most valuable blockchain companies.
What The Emergence Of Blockchain 5.0 Means For Business Managers And Entrepreneurs
Over the last few years, blockchain technology has progressed and penetrated the arena of technology, evolving at a pace faster than most other parallel domains.
Five Fintech Solutions For Refugees To Look Out For
Dynamically changing legal situations, language discrepancies, challenges with implementation and application of solutions to verify both identities and authorise transactions have been for years at the core of difficulties to provide financial solutions for newcomers. However complicated the initial compliance challenges might appeal, nature abhors a vacuum to fill this niche market.
The 5 Kinds of Blockchain Projects
Blockchain burst on the tech scene ten years ago with the launch of Bitcoin. That first introduction led many business leaders to see blockchain and cryptocurrencies as synonymous. In fact, blockchain’s value proposition is far broader. At its most basic it allows two or more people, businesses, or computers to exchange value in digital environments without having an intermediary like a bank or a third-party platform between them. In other words, blockchain redefines the terms of trade for the digital economy.
Human Resources Innovation with Blockchain
The potential of blockchain is already being explored for enterprise applications. Further, the impact of blockchain to revolutionize the business sector is manifesting in Human Resources (HR). In this article, we’ve brought you the possible influences that blockchain can have on HR as well as the organizations that are already experimenting with it.
How Blockchain has Impacted Relationship Marketing
Blockchain has the capability to change every aspect of our life with its decentralization properties. With Blockchain, users can protect and manage the access rights of their data with various brands hence giving new and unexplored challenges to marketers, writes, Sourodip Biswas, Digital Marketing Expert, Space-O Canada.
How does blockchain root out blood diamonds from the world’s supply market?
From provenance to payment, blockchain has become an attractive option for major diamond companies like De Beers that want to track origin and other information vital to their credibility with buyers
Algo Capital Loses Crypto Funds After CTO’s Phone Is Hacked
Algo Capital, an investment firm focused on the Algorand blockchain, lost a few million dollars in USDT and ALGO tokens after its chief technology officer’s phone was breached, CoinDesk has learned.
The 5 Most Important Blockchain Programming Languages You Must Learn Before 2020
Blockchain is more than just one of the latest tech crazes. It is a revolutionary technology whose applications have the potential to transform our society and spur global growth. From medical research to help the environment, the applications of blockchain go well beyond a couple of innovative enterprise uses. (Read AI in Business: The Transfer of Expertise from Internet Companies to the Enterprise.)
Telegram’s TON Blockchain Is on Track for Late-October Launch Date
Telegram Open Network (TON) is on track for its planned launch, according to an email from the company sent to TON investors on Wednesday.
How blockchain can change the gaming industry in 2020 and beyond
Keep in mind that the gaming industry has been a fast-growing sector, ever since ‘pong’ hit the TV screens. It’s incredible how that inauspicious start gave rise to a market, which was valued at around $138 billion in 2018. From a humble beginning with pixel ball and two paddles, is blockchain the next revolution in the gaming industry?
Alexander Siman: A single unified blockchain for all DApp applications - is out-of-date
Polkadot blockchain developer and ambassador in Ukraine Oleksandr Siman in an interview for LetKnow.News told about the benefits of developing Substrate applications, how to solve the blockchain scalability problem, and why writing transactions of various applications to one registry is not a good idea.